What will tidy tips accept

What will the tidy tips accept?

Our Household Waste Recycling Centres (tidy tips) accept:

  • glass bottles and jars
  • cardboard (including corrugated cardboard)
  • green garden waste
  • wood
  • newspaper and paper
  • aluminium cans
  • textiles
  • scrap metal
  • white electrical goods
  • household furniture (beds, mattresses, wardrobes, chest of drawers, etc.)
  • car and household batteries
  • light bulbs
  • used engine and cooking oil
  • gas cylinders
  • paint
  • fridges and freezers (you will need a waste permit for this *)
  • tyres (you will need a waste permit for these **)
  • mixed recycling

* Restricted to one of each within a 12 month period.

** Restricted to two tyres within a 12 month period.

If you have an item for disposal that you are not sure will be accepted, check by calling Customer Services on 0300 300 8302.

Bulky waste

If you have large / bulky items, which are too difficult to get to the tip, then you can arrange a bulky waste collection. We can also collect fridges and freezers. There are charges for these collections.

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